Clifton in Greenlee County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
San Francisco River
Erected 1962 by Arizona Development Board.
Location. 33° 2.958′ N, 109° 17.696′ W. Marker is in Clifton, Arizona, in Greenlee County. Marker is on The Coronado Trail (U.S. 191 at milepost 163), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clifton AZ 85533, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Clifton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Clifton Cliff Jail (approx. half a mile away); Fermin Palicio Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Eagles' Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away); Phelps Dodge Hidalgo Smelter (approx. 0.7 miles away); Apache Grove (approx. 13.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. James O. Pattie's Trek to the Southwest. Arriving at this spot they hadn't eaten for four days and ended up killing one of their horses to survive. Finally they shot a couple of turkeys and then caught 37 beavers. They eventually caught 250 beavers over the next couple (Submitted on September 29, 2010.)
2. The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie, of Kentucky. An American Libraries downloadble copy of The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie, of Kentucky (Submitted on September 29, 2010.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 799 times since then. Last updated on October 1, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 28, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.